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Kaligandaki River Rafting

Kaligandaki is one of the famous rafting rivers around Himalayan region of Nepal. She is named after the Goddess (KALI) raises high on the Tibetan plateau in Mustang and cut

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Trip Facts

Difficulty: Class 3+/ 4+

River Distance: 60 km.

Put-In: Maldhunga [3 hrs drive from Pokhara]                     

Season: Sep to Dec & Feb to Mar

Take Out: Mirmi Dam [4 hrs back to Pokhara]                     

Camping: 2 night remote beach with tented

Kaligandaki is one of the famous rafting rivers around Himalayan region of Nepal. She is named after the Goddess (KALI) raises high on the Tibetan plateau in Mustang and cut of the deepest gorges in the world between Dhaulagiri (8167m) and Annapurna (8091m). This largely unspoiled 'Holy' river offers exiting bumpy 60 set of fast and medium length white water rapids over 60 km, spectacular views of Mountain backdrops, green lush waterfalls, typical villages and temples amazing wildlife and gorgeous sandy beaches campsites makes this our favorite white water adventures.

Outline Itinerary 

Day 01: Drive to Baglung 

Day 02: Rafting 

Day 03: Rafting and back to pokhara

Day 01: Drive to Baglung 

After Breakfast at hotel in Pokhara you will drive to Bagluung by private bus up to Bagluung,then at first we will pump on the raft and rafting around. After lunch it is straight into the grade 4 rapid little Brother followed quickly by big Brother. We camp at one of nature’s five star sites wtih mind blowing views and dacning waterfalls.

Day 02: Rafting 

Today is continuous grade 3 to 4 world-class white water with rapids like Rafter's Refund and Oar Breaker. Wave trains and holes abound early in the day so watch it you don't want to flip, Adrenalin junkies knock yourself out but don't forget to keep glancing back upstream to catch views of the amazing Annapurnas. Once camped, the village of Seti Beni is just a short walk upstream and guarantees to delight with its stone flagged lanes and curious youngsters skylarking.

Day 03: Rafting and back to pokhara

As we continue downstream, the river cliffs narrow easily above us and we enter a somber canyon glistening with wet black rocks. You experience what can only be seen from the water, so drink it all in as we drift towards our take out point and drive to pokhara.

 Cost Include

  • Ground Transportation. 
  • Meals, Western and continental food (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during your rafting trip.
  • River Permit.
  • Necessary equipment as high quality self-bailing rafts, lifejackets, helmets, plastic paddles, wetsuits, on certain rivers, dry bag for gear, camera barrels and all safety and medical equipment.
  • Safety Kayak.
  • Necessary Staffs (Guide, Helpers, Cook etc).
  • Tented accommodation in beautiful river beach with camp fire.
  • Food, accommodation, insurance for all staff and their transportation.

 Cost exclude

  • International airfare,
  • Mineral water, cold drinks and alcoholic beverages during
  • the whole trip,
  • Things of personal use,
  • Member insurance,
  • Kathmandu hotels accommodations & meals,
  • Tips to Staffs,

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